Partner, Chairman

Philippe Dupont is a Founding Partner and Co-Chairman of Arendt & Medernach.

He is a member of both the Banking & Financial Services and the Finance & Capital Markets practices of Arendt & Medernach. He specialises in banking and finance with a focus on bank regulatory, lending, structured finance, securities settlement and litigation in finance matters.

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 1986.

Philippe is a member of the Haut Comité de la Place Financière (HCPF) and chairs the working group thereof on credit activities.

He was a member of the Luxembourg delegation and of the drafting group of the Unidroit Convention on substantive rules for intermediated securities and of the Luxembourg Protocol to the Convention on international interests in mobile equipment on matters specific to railway rolling stock. He is the correspondent of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) for Luxembourg. He is also a Conciliator and Arbitrator at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Philippe holds a Master's degree in law from the Université de Paris (France) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (U.K.).

Languages: English, French, German, Luxembourgish.